Request to Change Major/Home College

Students must first log into their SIS Portal before clicking the button below to submit their request. 

Request to Change your Major/Home College

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Current students or students who have applied for the current term.
    • The current term begins the first day of the term/semester/intersession and ends the day before the first day of the next term/semester/intersession
      • Example: Spring 2022 ends the day before the first day of Summer 2022
      • Please see the Pierce semester schedule to see the first day of each term.
  • Students who have Pierce College as their home college or those who want to change their home college to Pierce College.

  • International (F-1 Visa) Students
  • Students receiving benefits through the Veteran’s Affairs at Pierce College
    • Make an appointment through the Veteran's Services Office to ensure you continue to receive VA benefits. They can help you change your major.
  • Students with an APPROVED financial aid extension appeal (SAP extension appeal) with your current major due to excessive units
    • Make an appointment with a counselor to update your education plan and change your major. If you are in a specialized program (EOP&S, Special Services/DSPS, Athletics, CAFYES, CalWORKs, International, Veterans) meet with a counselor in that program.
  • Students who have applied for a future semester.
  • Students who wish to choose a major not offered by Pierce College.

Within 10 business days.

After 10 business days, you should be able to see your new major in your student portal. You can view your official major by following these instructions.

Admissions & Records will email your email account if they are unable to process your request.

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Saturdays and Sundays: closed

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